Taylor Lautner

Taylor Lautner

Highest Rated: 49% Twilight (2008)

Lowest Rated: 0% The Ridiculous 6 (2015)

Birthday: Feb 11, 1992

Birthplace: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

Like Chuck Norris and Bruce Lee before him, Taylor Lautner came to be an actor after a top-ranking career in martial arts. He was encouraged to try his hand at acting after establishing himself as a karate champion at age nine, and his martial arts skills immediately came in handy for his feature debut as a tween superhero in Robert Rodriguez's "The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl in 3-D" (2005). More roles in family films like "Cheaper by the Dozen 2" (2004) followed, and while Lautner's TV career seemed cursed with failed series, it did not hinder the young actor from evolving into a heartthrob with the teen set. In 2008, Lautner was launched to stardom after landing a supporting role in "Twilight" (2008), the pop culture phenomenon based on the teen vampire romance book series by Stephenie Meyer. Lautner reprised his role as shapeshifter Jacob Black throughout the four-film series, vying for the love of human Bella (Kristen Stewart) with an adventurous spirit that earned the actor increasing interest from film directors looking for a new young adult star who could both woo the girls with his intensity and impress the boys with his rugged agility. After the series ended with "The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2" (2012), Lautner showed off his comic ability in Adam Sandler's "Grown Ups 2" (2013) and "The Ridiculous 6" (2016), starred in urban action drama "Tracers" (2015) and family drama "Run the Tide" (2016), and returned to television with starring roles in British sitcom "Cuckoo" (BBC Two 2012- ) and Ryan Murphy's "Scream Queens" (Fox 2015-16).

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Highest Rated Movies

Filmography

Movies

Credit
9% 51% Run the Tide Rey/Reymund Hightower (Character) - 2016
0% 34% The Ridiculous 6 Lil' Pete (Character) - 2015
23% 37% Tracers Cam (Character) - 2014
49% 70% The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 Jacob (Character) $292.3M 2012
5% 42% Abduction Nathan (Character) $28.1M 2011
25% 60% The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1 Jacob (Character) $281.3M 2011
48% 60% The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Jacob Black (Character) $300.5M 2010
18% 47% Valentine's Day Willy (Character) $110.5M 2010
28% 61% The Twilight Saga: New Moon Jacob Black (Character) $296.6M 2009
49% 73% Twilight Jacob Black (Character) $191.4M 2008
19% 33% The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl Shark Boy (Character) $39.2M 2005

TV

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No Score Yet 68% Cuckoo Dale (Character) 2018 2016 2014
75% 75% Scream Queens Dr. Cassidy Cascade (Character) 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Entertainment Studios.TV Unknown (Character) 2016
41% 61% Chelsea Guest 2016
No Score Yet 33% The Late Late Show With James Corden Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Ellen DeGeneres Show Guest 2016 2011-2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet Dish Nation Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Good Morning America Guest 2016
No Score Yet 49% The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Guest 2016
No Score Yet No Score Yet Jimmy Kimmel Live! Guest 2015 2009-2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live! With Kelly and Michael Guest 2012-2013
No Score Yet No Score Yet Made in Hollywood Guest 2010-2012
No Score Yet No Score Yet Late Night With Jimmy Fallon Guest 2011-2012 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet etalk Guest 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Today Guest 2009-2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Live With Regis and Kelly Guest 2009-2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Conan Guest 2011
No Score Yet No Score Yet Mark at the Movies Guest 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet ES.TV Guest 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Oprah Winfrey Show Guest 2010
No Score Yet No Score Yet Saturday Night Live Host 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet Lopez Tonight Guest 2009
No Score Yet No Score Yet The Tonight Show With Conan O'Brien Guest 2009
31% No Score Yet The Jay Leno Show Guest 2009
73% No Score Yet My Own Worst Enemy Jack Spivey (Character) 2008
No Score Yet No Score Yet No. 1 Countdown Guest 2008
13% No Score Yet Love, Inc. Unknown (Guest Star) 2006
No Score Yet 98% Danny Phantom Unknown (Guest Voice) 2005
No Score Yet No Score Yet My Wife and Kids Unknown (Guest Star) 2004

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